TweakTown's Maker & DIY Content Listing - Page 1Below you can find a list of our latest Maker & DIY reviews, articles and guides that have been published on TweakTown.You can also search by sub-category and year, hence refining your search further.Refine Content by Category:3D Printers (13 items)Development Boards (3 items)Editorials (12 items)Refine Content by Year:2016 (2 items)2015 (4 items)2014 (16 items)2013 (6 items)M3D Micro 3D Printer ReviewIf you are in the market for a turnkey solution to 3D printing, M3D may have a solution for you in the Micro. Let's take a close look.Intel Curie-based Arduino 101 Programmable Microcontroller ReviewIntel's Curie-based Arduino 101 Programmable Microcontroller development board goes under the microscope today to see exactly what it brings to the table.Connected Cars: The technology is here, so let's enjoy itThere is an amazing blend of technology merging with new vehicles, and connected car technology is accelerating at a fast pace.Future of wearables unknown, but things are looking goodThe wearables market is growing at a rapid pace, and while there is much work left to be done, the future appears to be great.Virtual reality provides great long-term potential, be excitedVirtual reality is something that many don't have firsthand experience with, but it seems that we should all be happy for what is around the corner.Artificial intelligence worries smart people, should we be worried?Recently some really smart and successful people have expressed concerned over artificial intelligence, but should we be worried about it?XYZprinting Da Vinci 1.0 3D Printer ReviewSteven takes us on a tour of XYZprinting's Da Vinci 1.0 3D printer. Its value impressed us for the features included - here's our full review of it.3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Making Your Portable ToolkitCharles walks us through what our portable 3D printer toolkit should include. Read on and see what tools you may be missing to make your experience better.Practical 3D Printing Guide: Making a GoPro Camera MountHobby 3D printing is often referred to as a novelty, but the desktop 3D printer can be practical and useful, too. Let's see what Charles does for a GoPro.3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Keeping Your Electronics CoolJust like PCs, 3D printers are subject to overheating, and precautions need to be taken to prevent this. Follow on as Charles tells us more about it.Project M.A.R.V: The Multi-Rotor Aerial Reconnaissance Vehicle, Part 3In this installment of Project MARV, Charles walks us through the build process of the quadcopter's frame and just how to go about it.Amateur Radio is Still Alive and Kicking: Journey to Becoming a HAMCharles recently started his quest to expand his maker skill set, and decided to take a stroll down the road to becoming a licensed amateur radio operator.Project M.A.R.V: The Multi-Rotor Aerial Reconnaissance Vehicle, Part 2In this installment, we cover the tiny GPS Data Logger that will mount directly to the frame of the quad-copter and allow recording its flight path.Punchtec Ord Bot Hadron 3D Printer ReviewThe Ord Bot Hadron from Punchtec is a very versatile 3D printer that changed the way Charles think about printing with PLA and 1.75mm filament.Project M.A.R.V: The Multi-Rotor Aerial Reconnaissance Vehicle, Part 1With multi-rotor helicopters getting a bad rap lately, Charles created his own multi-rotor to show that they can be used for more than controversy.Project ATAAPR: Andy the Autonomous Arduino Powered Rover - Part 1Charles walks us through the steps used to create a cheap, autonomous rover that runs off of an Arduino. Let's check out part one now!3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Filament Quality and Why It MattersIn this installment, Charles tells us why using high-quality filament is one of the most important parameters in achieving good results.3D Printing Tips and Tricks - Essential Tools of the Trade for your hobby3D printing requires more than a 3D printer and a PC. Follow along as Charles covers the typical tools needed to operate and maintain it.3D Printing Tips and Tricks - How to make ABS Juice to help your 3D prints better stickCharles walks us through his method of making a batch of ABS Juice which promotes less warping and better print adhesion to the printing surface.Hands-on with the TinyDuino and TinyLily Systems from TinyCircuitsTinyCircuits' TinyDuino and TinyLily development systems take the normal bulky development board standard and flip it on its head. Let's take a look.3D Printer Tips and Tricks for Better Quality Results: Part 1In his first installment, Charles shows you how to improve print quality by installing a fan ducted to the hot end.